To dream that you or someone else is undergoing surgery suggests that some aspect of your life - a person, issue, or situation - needs to be removed. It is influencing you negatively. Perhaps someone in power is trying to persuade you to do something you are uncomfortable with. Alternatively, you are feeling the influence of some authority figure.
This dream may also be incorporating your anxieties regarding a scheduled operation or your general well-being.
To dream that you are going through plastic surgery implies an attempt to improve your self-esteem and give your self-image a 'face lift.' The dream may also be triggered by your plans to have plastic surgery, or an actual appointment for plastic surgery.
To dream that you have a facelift indicates that you are becoming a new person. Your self-esteem is rising as is your confidence. This dream can also represent facets of your exterior rather than your interior.
To dream that you have a mastectomy implies that you should be more compassionate and understanding with others. You are pushing people away and not allowing them to get close to you. From a positive perspective, this dream represents freedom and individualism. If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, then this dream reflects your anxieties.
To dream of going through an operation symbolizes the need to get something out of your system, particularly in the areas of letting go and modifying your habits. It likewise signifies the need to slash something out of your life.
On the other hand, to dream of performing an operation on someone connotes some serious matters and subdued thoughts that you are encountering.
To dream of a veterinarian is a representation that your instinctual side has taken control of your life. You must find a way to return to your more civilized nature before you destroy the things around you.
To dream that you are being circumcised implies that you are shedding an important aspect of your personality or character. It may also indicate that you are erecting barriers to prevent further emotional wounds.
To dream that you are grafting something suggests that you are forging relationships and ties with others. You could be joining two polar opposites together that would probably be best left apart.
To dream of visiting the optometrist implies a necessity to keep your eyes wide open at this time in your life. You may have been letting someone fool you for too long; you may have known this, but have not had the courage or information to speak up. A dream such as this indicates that there is enough courage and life energy available to you to make some necessary changes in your life.
To get a lobotomy in a dream indicates you are afraid of losing a part of your personality. In particular you may be afraid of losing your intelligence, or being exposed as a fool.
In a dream a lobotomy patient represents a part of your personality which you have shut out of your life. You may be embarrassed about personal shortcomings and have hidden them from others.